Guitar virtuoso Steve Hackett brought a touch of 'Night Siren' melodrama to Dublin on Wednesday (26th April 2017) night, as his 'Genesis Revisited And Classic Hackett' tour reached the Irish capital. Kicking off a run of dates that will see him play fifteen shows across the UK in the coming month, the lauded multi-instrumentalist was in stunning form during his two hour plus set.
In a rare break from his day job with Status Quo, John 'Rhino’ Edwards is to hit the road for a run of five UK dates with his band Rhino’s Revenge. Promising a night of “straight ahead good time noisy rock and roll performed by an ace band”, the May dates come in support of second album 'Rhino’s Revenge II'.
Billy Gould has spoken about Faith No More's 1998 split, comically saying; "I still blame Puffy". Making the light-hearted revelation whilst chatting to eonmusic on the red carpet at the Metal Hammer Golden Gods in London in 2015, the exclusive interview has remained unpublished until now.
A brand new documentary on iconic guitarist Mick Ronson is set to debut in theatres on 8th May. As well as featuring unseen backstage footage, 'Beside Bowie: The Mick Ronson Story' will also include contributions from David Bowie.
Iron Maiden have unveiled a number of updates to their 'Legacy Of The Beast' game. The new features, which include the introduction of a 'Book Of Souls' Mayan Eddie, come as the band prepare to launch their latest tour.
Bloodstock has added a further ten bands to it's already bulging line-up. As well as adding six to the Sophie Lancaster stage, four lucky bands have won slots on the New Blood stage to celebrate the start of the ‘Metal To The Masses’ finals.
Electro pop duo Pet Shop Boys have confirmed a Dublin date as part of their 'Super' world tour. Billed as 'An Evening With Pet Shop Boys', the Londoners - Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe, will play Bord Gais Energy Theatre, on 5th September, 2017.
Queen + Adam Lambert have announced details of their winter European tour. Taking in dates right across the continent, the jaunt kicks off in Dublin at the 3Arena on 25th November, with a stop off in Belfast at the SSE Arena the following night.
Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow are set to release a new live CD set ahead of the band's UK dates later in the year. 'Live In Birmingham 2016' was recorded in the Midlands last year, and features the band's set from their sold out show at the Genting Arena.
Sammy Hagar has released a video for new track 'No Worries'. Filmed in Hawaii, the track is lifted from the Red Rocker's current compilation 'This Is Sammy Hagar'.